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Watch Border Life 2015

Watch the 2015 series of Border Life at 8pm on ITV in Scotland, and here on our website.

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Border Life: Scottish tea and the UK's first human slingshot

Border Life. Credit: ITV Border

On Border Life at 8pm tonight:

  • Our farmers are having a tough time, but they’re finding increasingly imaginative ways to earn a living. Fiona McIlwraith visits a farm that’s home to one of the biggest zip lines in Europe. She also tries out the UK’s first human slingshot!
  • First Minister Nicola Sturgeon recently gave President Obama a parcel of Scottish tea. Emma Baker visits a tea plantation in the Lowlands that could spawn a whole new industry
  • And Fiona McIlwraith’s off to the Logan Botanic Garden. By harnessing new technology a ‘green greenhouse’ has been created to house an amazing collection of South African plants

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